How to Design a T-Shirt by Matt Lyon

Thu 01 Mar 2012

Hand lettering artist, Matt Lyon recently had an interview with cooltshirtdesign.co.uk on how to design a t-shirt - and featured our fantastic Mamma Told You Not To Loot design! Here's the stages of his design process: How did you enter into the world of graphic design – was it an early love of doodling or did you discover it later on in life? I didn’t start creating graphic art or illustration until about 10 years ago. I’ve always been interested in art and have been doodling ever since I could hold a pencil, but my training and education was in painting and drawing. I studied Fine Art at university, and soon after I finished I started work in a college art department. Once qualified as an art tutor, I taught photography and graphic design, and it was during this time that I became interested in illustration... read the full interview here!